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Old 03-02-2013, 09:04 PM
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Originally Posted by beden1 View Post
The local just-in-time supply chain program may be just for seat assembly and the parts are probably manufactured elsewhere. I can't see them having redundant manufacturing facilities at each of their customer's auto assembly center locations.
you are probably right

i could see them doing it locally if stamping/welding it from sheet steel locally was cheaper than shipping prebuilt frames. the latter would be bulky vs just a big roll of sheet metal.
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